Month: November 2016

Download E-books Operation Solo: The FBI's Man in the Kremlin PDF

By John Barron

Operation Solo is America's maximum secret agent tale. For 27 years, Morris Childs, code identify "Agent 58", supplied the us with the Kremlin's innermost secrets.

Repeatedly risking his lifestyles, "Agent fifty eight" made fifty seven clandestine missions into the Soviet Union, China, japanese Europe, and Cuba. as a result of his excessive score within the American communist social gathering and his place as editor of its reputable paper, the day-by-day employee, he was once taken care of like royalty by way of communist leaders reminiscent of Khrushchev, Brezhnev, and Mao Tse-tung. via first-hand money owed, Operation Solo tells the tale of the conflicts in the FBI and American intelligence in regards to the operation, and the way the FBI, via awesome measures, controlled to maintain that operation hidden from everybody, together with the CIA.

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Download E-books The Apostle: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series) PDF

By Brad Thor

A brand new management and a brand new method of facing America’s enemies have left covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath with no task. but if American health professional Julia Gallo is abducted in Afghanistan, the phrases of her ransom depart the president with just one process action.

Every flesh presser has a mystery. And whilst the daughter of a politically attached kinfolk is abducted in a foreign country, America’s new president will conform to anything—even a dangerous and ill-advised rescue plan—in order to maintain his mystery hidden.

But whilst covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is assigned to infiltrate one of many world’s so much infamous prisons and loose the fellow the abductors call for as ransom, he fast learns that there's even more to the operation than someone dares to confess.

As the subterfuge is laid naked, Harvath needs to learn his personal profession of ruthlessly removing and killing terrorists and judge if he has what it takes to aid one of many world’s worst cross unfastened.

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Download E-books Watchman: A Novel PDF

By Ian Rankin

From number 1 overseas bestseller Ian Rankin, an unfortunate secret agent will get one final likelihood at redemption.

Miles Flint is a secret agent who has been making a few severe errors. His final task resulted in the demise of a international authentic in London, and upon getting too as regards to his present topic he wound up in police custody. yet whatever is incorrect on the business enterprise that has not anything to do with Miles' error. Why did his final suspect understand extra approximately Miles' project than Miles did? Why have such a lot of operatives lately resigned? regardless of the Director's assurances, Miles starts off his personal research, to the dismay of his colleagues or even his personal spouse. Then Miles is shipped to Belfast on a regimen project, a undertaking that confirms his darkest suspicions--and threatens his existence.

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Download E-books Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage PDF

By Eamon Javers

“Eamon Javers has produced a impressive e-book in regards to the mystery international of industrial warfare—a international jam-packed with company spies and covert ops and skullduggery… a major publication that has the further excitement of studying like a secret agent novel.” —David Grann, writer of The misplaced urban of Z

Award-winning reporter Eamon Javers’s Broker, dealer, legal professional, Spy is a penetrating paintings of investigative and ancient journalism concerning the evolution of company espionage, exploring the harmful and flamable strength spies carry over overseas company. From the delivery of the Pinkertons to Howard Hughes, from presidents to chilly warfare spies, Broker, dealer, attorney, Spy is, like Legacy of Ashes and Blackwater, a primary price political mystery that still simply occurs to be true.

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Download E-books The Dealer (CHERUB) PDF

By Robert Muchamore

CHERUB brokers are hugely knowledgeable, tremendous talented--and all lower than the age of seventeen. For legit reasons, those brokers don't exist. they're despatched out on missions to secret agent on terrorists, hack into an important files, and assemble intel on worldwide threats—all with out instruments or guns. it truly is an exceptionally risky activity, yet those brokers have one serious virtue: adults by no means suspect that youth are spying on them.

In THE broker James is on his so much bold project but: to smack down the world's strongest drug lord. It potential hitting the streets, the place the purchasers paintings. it is a vicious enterprise. yet James goes to take it down...from the pinnacle.

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Download E-books Harlot's Ghost: A Novel PDF

By Norman Mailer

With unparalleled scope and consummate ability, Norman Mailer unfolds a wealthy and riveting epic of an American secret agent. Harry Hubbard is the son and godson of CIA legends. His trip to benefit the secrets and techniques of his society—and his personal past—takes him throughout the Bay of Pigs, the Cuban Missile main issue, and the “momentous disaster” of the Kennedy assassination. all of the whereas, Hubbard is haunted via girls who have been enjoyed by means of either his godfather and President Kennedy. that includes a tapestry of unforgettable characters either genuine and imagined, Harlot’s Ghost is a wide ranging fulfillment within the culture of Tolstoy, Melville, and Balzac, a triumph of Mailer’s literary prowess.
 
Praise for Harlot’s Ghost
 
“[Norman Mailer is] the precise guy to exalt the heritage of the CIA into anything greater than history.”—Anthony Burgess, The Washington submit e-book World
 
“Elegantly written and jam-packed with virtually electrical pressure . . . while I lower back from the area of Harlot’s Ghost to the current i needed to be enveloped back by means of Mailer’s imagination.”—Robert Wilson, USA Today
 
“Immense, interesting, and largely brilliant.”—Salman Rushdie, The self sustaining on Sunday
 
“A towering construction . . . a fiction as actual and as attainable as real history.”The long island Times
 
Praise for Norman Mailer
 
“[Norman Mailer] loomed over American letters longer and bigger than the other author of his generation.”The long island Times
 
“A author of the best and so much reckless talent.”The New Yorker
 
“Mailer is fundamental, an American treasure.”The Washington Post
 
“A devastatingly alive and unique inventive mind.”Life
 
“Mailer is fierce, brave, and reckless and approximately every little thing he writes has sections of headlong brilliance.”The big apple evaluate of Books
 
“The biggest brain and mind's eye [in smooth] American literature . . . not like with reference to each American author when you consider that Henry James, Mailer has controlled to develop and develop into richer in knowledge with every one new book.”Chicago Tribune
 
“Mailer is a grasp of his craft. His language consists of you thru the tale like a leaf on a stream.”The Cincinnati Post

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Download E-books The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man PDF

By Luke Harding

IT all started WITH A TANTALIZING, nameless e mail: “I AM A SENIOR MEMBER OF THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY.”
 
What was once the main staggering intelligence breach ever, caused by means of one amazing guy. Edward Snowden was once a 29-year-old computing device genius operating for the nationwide safety supplier while he stunned the realm through exposing the near-universal mass surveillance courses of the U.S. executive. His whistleblowing has shaken the leaders of countries world wide, and generated a passionate public debate at the hazards of world tracking and the chance to person privacy.
 
In a journey de strength of investigative journalism that reads like a undercover agent novel, award-winning Guardian reporter Luke Harding tells Snowden’s astounding story—from the day he left his glamorous female friend in Honolulu wearing a troublesome force packed with secrets and techniques, to the weeks of his secret-spilling in Hong Kong, to his conflict for asylum and his exile in Moscow. For the 1st time, Harding brings jointly the various resources and strands of the story—touching on every little thing from issues approximately household spying to the complicity of the tech sector—while additionally putting us within the room with Edward Snowden himself. the result's a gripping insider narrative—and an important and well timed account of what's at stake for we all within the new electronic age.

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Download E-books Passport to Peril (Hard Case Crime Novels) PDF

THE REDISCOVERED PULP CLASSIC! 

a long time earlier than Robert Brown Parker all started writing his books approximately Spenser, a guy named Robert Bogardus Parker (1905-1955) penned this outstanding novel of post-war intrigue.  

From the corridors and booths of the Orient show to the shadowy, ruined streets of Budapest – which he observed firsthand as a overseas correspondent in the course of international struggle II – Parker takes you on a nightmare travel of a land the place lifestyles is reasonable, previous hatreds run powerful, and a pair of american citizens can locate themselves in additional threat than they ever imagined. 

With all of the immediacy of the wartime dispatches Parker filed from Turkey, Danzig, Warsaw, and Bucharest and the entire authority of a guy who himself spent 3 years crossing borders with out a passport and narrowly warding off arrest via the Gestapo, PASSPORT TO PERIL paints a heart-stopping photograph of determined males in a determined time.

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